BANANAGRAM contest: Congratulations Abby for making it to the next round!
REFLEX! Get to the Green Light every Day!
Don’t forget Study Island!
New Assignments coming after the winter break!
All reading, grammar and spelling assignments should be completed in cursive, unless notes in notebook or a graphic organizer.
If you have forgotten long division with remainders (and who hasn’t?!) this short video on Kahn Academy will help Intro to long division. Another link for using an area model is Division with area model. Both are a little different than the exact method we are using (it skips the step when the divisor doesn’t go into the first number (place) of the dividend) , but it will bring back the memories of 4th grade math!
Word problem requirements- Check the math : this must be part of your work
READ the problem
I: write down the information
I: write down the information
Q: what is the question, write it down
PLAN: what or how will you answer or solve the problem
SOLVE: follow your plan and solve the problem
LOOK BACK: The most important step
Is your answer reasonable? Does it make sense?
Did you answer the question completely?
Click here if your child needs a multiplication chart: Multiplication table
READING We’re starting “What Jo Did”
ALL READING ASSIGNMENTS ARE TO BE COMPLETED IN CURSIVE and COMPLETE SENTENCES
unless it is in your notes or a graphic organizer
Remember: 20 minutes of reading every night.
HOW TO ANSWER AN OPEN ENDED QUESTION–SLAMS
S Write in complete sentences
L Fill up the lines
A Answer the question or questions. Use TTQA
M Check your mechanics–Spelling, End Punctuation, and Capitalization
S Include specific test support for your answer. The text says…
READ INDEPENDENTLY FOR 20 MINUTES EVERY DAY
GRAMMAR Everyone did very well on the pre-test so we are skipping Action and linking Verbs and going on to Main and helping verbs.
Wednesday Page 46
Thursday Page 47 and 48
All grammar assignments are to be completed in cursive
SPELLING New words on February 25, 2019
All spelling assignments are to be written in cursive.
SCIENCE: We’re Starting ROCKS and FOSSILS!!!
We’re starting the Rock Project Friday February 15, 2019. Rubrics are going out in the Friday folders
SOCIAL STUDIES: Wrapping up the West and moving to the mountains and plains.
TECHNOLOGY: We’ll be starting to put together the research for the rock Project Tuesday February 26
WRITING: “Love is…” poem
Morning work: . This is only applicable if we haven’t’ gone over it yet in class.
Reflex and Study Island are completed independently at home when there is not much homework or in school if you have finished your work, Both do count for grades.
Study Island: link https://login.studyisland.com/studyisland/signin
BAND LESSONS We have a rotating schedule. Your child will not be the same day or time next week. Check on the SPECIALS page for entire schedule.
Monday: 1:25-1:55: NO SCHOOL
Tuesday: 12:55-11:25 NO SCHOOL
Wednesday: 1:15-1:45 Camryn
Thursday: 9:50-10:20 Taylor
1:15-1:45 Emily, Savannah and Whitney